Rheem CEO and President Gary Tapella received the first ever Distinguished Service Award from the Gas Appliance Manufacturers Association. GAMA cited Tapella's leadership in creating the GAMA Water Heater Division's Consumer Safety Awareness Campaign to alert homeowners to the dangers of flammable vapor fires and excessively hot tap water in the home.
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For plumbers in Flint, Mich., “it’s been a heck of a year,” said Harold T. Harrington, a master plumber and pipefitter working as the business manager for Flint’s United Association of Plumbers and Pipefitters, Local 370. Read more stories in 2017 March Issue.